The Latest News & Views

Thursday, September 27th, 2012

  • The aurora borealis (Northern Lights) have long been a source of fascination for people fortunate to live in—or visit—locations where they are visible.

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012

  • Should the Hetch Hetchy Valley of Yosemite National Park be drained of its reservoir and restored?

    On its face, that's a pretty easy question to answer. Of course!

  • The Quartz Creek Fish Barrier Modification and Improvement Project in Glacier National Park was recently completed on Quartz Creek to prevent additional non-native fish from reaching Quartz Lake.

    The barrier is located approximately six miles from the nearest trailhead and lies between Lower and Middle Quartz Lakes.

  • Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve is a hard place to reach any time of year, let alone the fall. But that doesn't mean you can't glimpse this beautiful corner of Alaska.

    Park crews recently installed a webcam at Bartlett Cove just down the hill from the Glacier Bay Lodge.

Tuesday, September 25th, 2012

  • An unidentified man collapsed and died Tuesday morning on the Bright Angel Trail in Grand Canyon National Park.

    Park officials say that at roughly 10:45 a.m.